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Household Hazardous Waste

Orange Drop is an industry-funded recycling program aimed at keeping hazardous & special waste materials out of Ontario's landfills & waterways. 
The Orange Drop Program allows Ontarians to return designated materials to local Municipal HHW Depots, retail sites and collection events across Ontario.
Visit the Orange Drop website

Residents are welcome to bring their household hazardous waste items
to the City Landfill Site on the following dates:


2015 Dates

April

Saturday, April 11 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, April 15 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Wednesday, April 29 (7:30 am to 4 pm)

May

Wednesday, May 13 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Saturday, May 23 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, May 27 (7:30 am to 4 pm)

June

Saturday, June 6 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, June 17 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Saturday, June 27 (8 am to 12 pm)

July

Wednesday, July 8 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Saturday, July 25 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, July 29 (7:30 am to 4 pm)

August

Wednesday, August 5 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Saturday, August 22 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, August 26 (7:30 am to 4 pm)

September

Wednesday, September 2 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Saturday, September 19 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, September 30 (7:30 am to 4 pm)

October

Saturday, October 3 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, October 14 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Wednesday, October 28 (7:30 am to 4 pm)

November

Wednesday, November 4 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Saturday, November 7 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, November 11 (7:30 am to 4 pm)


2016 Dates

April

Wednesday, April 6 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Saturday, April 16 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, April 27 (7:30 am to 4 pm)

May

Wednesday, May 4 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Saturday, May 14 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, May 25 (7:30 am to 4 pm)

June

Wednesday, June 1 (7:30 am to 4 pm)
Saturday, June 11 (8 am to 12 pm)
Wednesday, June 22 (7:30 am to 4 pm) 


More dates to come - stay tuned!!



 

Accepted materials

- Paint: Latex & oil-based
- Corrosive: Vehicle batteries, drain cleaners
- Flammable: Lighter fluid, turpentine, gasoline, used oil
- Toxic: Poisons, bleach, pesticides, paints, cleaning fluids, antifreeze, full or partially full aerosol cans
- E-waste (Electronic Waste): Computers, keyboards, monitors, televisions (no wooden console). Remember your fluorescent light bulbs, including the "curly" type!
- Other items: Oil filters, empty oil containers, reusable and single-use batteries (please keep separate)


What to do

- For your protection, deliver toxics wrapped and labeled in the car trunk
- Do not mix materials
- Identify all toxics
- Bring your hazardous waste only on the designated collection days


Important

- No PCBs, fireworks, flares, ammunition or paint produced prior to 1977 will be accepted.
- For unknown substances, please call (613) 936-6072.
- Do not place paint in the garbage.
- Hazardous waste generated by industrial, commercial and institutional establishments will not be accepted.

Not sure how to dispose of a specific item? Check out our Waste Disposal Chart to find the answer.


Contact Us

For additional information, please contact HGC Management Inc. at (613) 936-6072.

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